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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Very satisfied Somewhat satisfied Not at all satisfied
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,673 4,494 64.7 63.3-66.1 1,939 31.2 29.8-32.6 240 4.1 3.6- 4.8
GENDER
Male 2,771 1,814 62.9 60.6-65.0 840 32.3 30.2-34.5 117 4.8 3.9- 5.9
Female 3,902 2,680 66.3 64.4-68.1 1,099 30.1 28.4-32.0 123 3.6 2.9- 4.4
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 4,534 3,181 66.8 65.1-68.5 1,221 29.6 28.0-31.3 132 3.5 2.9- 4.3
Non-Hispanic Black 1,301 812 60.9 57.6-64.0 432 34.0 31.0-37.2 57 5.1 3.8- 6.8
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 108 71 70.3 59.9-79.0 26 21.5 14.2-31.3 11 8.1 4.3-15.0
Non-Hispanic Other 208 129 64.4 55.6-72.4 73 33.3 25.5-42.2 *** *** ***
Hispanic 448 257 57.0 51.7-62.2 162 36.4 31.5-41.6 29 6.6 4.4- 9.8
AGE
18-34 1,014 559 55.4 51.9-58.8 405 39.3 36.0-42.7 50 5.3 3.9- 7.1
35-44 844 522 60.2 56.4-63.9 280 34.3 30.7-38.0 42 5.5 3.9- 7.7
45-54 1,024 653 66.5 63.3-69.7 315 28.5 25.5-31.6 56 5.0 3.7- 6.6
55-64 1,435 985 68.9 66.1-71.5 402 28.1 25.6-30.8 48 3.0 2.2- 4.1
65-74 1,318 967 72.9 70.1-75.6 328 25.5 22.9-28.4 23 1.5 1.0- 2.4
75+ 936 741 79.7 76.6-82.5 176 18.0 15.4-21.0 19 2.3 1.4- 3.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 859 543 59.9 55.9-63.9 267 33.3 29.6-37.3 49 6.7 4.8- 9.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,864 1,187 62.2 59.5-64.9 594 33.1 30.5-35.7 83 4.7 3.6- 6.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,776 1,159 62.9 60.2-65.6 542 32.7 30.2-35.4 75 4.3 3.3- 5.6
College Graduate 2,141 1,584 73.2 70.9-75.4 525 25.3 23.2-27.5 32 1.5 1.0- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 788 453 54.6 50.3-58.9 280 38.0 33.9-42.2 55 7.4 5.4-10.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,100 652 56.0 52.3-59.6 391 38.2 34.7-41.8 57 5.8 4.3- 7.8
$25,000- 34,999 646 431 61.7 57.0-66.2 193 33.8 29.5-38.5 22 4.5 2.7- 7.2
$35,000- 49,999 779 541 67.7 63.4-71.7 214 29.0 25.1-33.1 24 3.3 2.1- 5.3
$50,000-74,999 698 502 67.8 63.3-72.1 181 29.9 25.8-34.4 15 2.2 1.2- 4.1
$75,000+ 1,307 1,018 76.3 73.3-79.0 273 22.1 19.4-24.9 16 1.6 0.9- 3.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,858 1,156 60.2 57.5-63.0 604 33.7 31.1-36.4 98 6.1 4.8- 7.6
No 4,577 3,208 66.7 65.0-68.4 1,240 29.9 28.3-31.6 129 3.4 2.8- 4.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 905 637 66.1 62.1-69.9 239 30.2 26.6-34.2 29 3.7 2.4- 5.5
Non-Veteran 5,756 3,852 64.6 63.0-66.1 1,695 31.2 29.8-32.7 209 4.2 3.6- 4.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 3,739 2,477 63.8 61.8-65.7 1,123 32.1 30.2-34.0 139 4.1 3.4- 5.0
No 2,934 2,017 65.8 63.7-67.9 816 30.0 28.0-32.1 101 4.1 3.3- 5.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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